Tarfala Data

Tarfala Research Station is run by the Department of Physical Geography and Quaternary Geology, Stockholm University, Sweden. The station has been in operation since 1946. Data collected through the station monitoring program are made available here. Please browse data using the categories listed in the right column.

Storglaciären mass balance

The station maintains the world's longest continuous record of distributed mass balance. The Storglaciären mass balance series was started with the 1945/1946 mass balance year and is shown is the figure below.